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Franchitti's rants good for IndyCar Series

June 20, 2011
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Scotsman's tongue lashing of popular Brazilian is first serious driver dust-up since Milka Duno confronted Danica Patrick.
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Tony George: 'I didn't start the split, I helped end it'

June 16, 2011
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Former boss of Speedway and IndyCar Series gives interesting insight into relationships with his family and successors in 80-plus-minute in-studio radio interview.
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Two sports media figures exiting Indy market

June 14, 2011
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One on-air TV sportscaster loses her job while another worker who helped build a sports radio station from behind the scenes is taking a new post in St. Louis.
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July 15 new do-or-die date for NFL labor talks

June 13, 2011
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NFL owners and players at not-so-secret meetings set July 15 as deadline to get a deal done that will end the labor lockout. If that date passes with no deal, big trouble looms.
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Does Carlisle's success haunt Pacers' Bird?

June 10, 2011
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If you’re an Indiana Pacers fan, it’s ironic and perhaps a little sad that while your team is looking for a coach, one of its former coaches is on the precipice of bringing Dallas its first NBA title.
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NBC's Olympic coup should boost Versus, IndyCar Series

June 8, 2011
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Many have argued that Versus' profile is too low to generate the mass of TV viewers the IndyCar Series needs to grow. The flow of Olympic events from NBC to Versus could help the fledgling cable channel blossom.
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Correction: Colts won't see Big Ten payday

June 7, 2011
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Colts pony up $400,000 as part of bid package to bring Big Ten Football Championship to Indy from 2012-15.
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IndyCar, Indy 500 still have a long way to go

June 1, 2011
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While the IndyCar Series and Indy 500 are out of neutral, they are not in high gear.
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IndyCar CEO sounds off about team owners, Hunter-Reay move

May 27, 2011
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IndyCar CEO Randy Bernard says despite fans' desires, team owners must have their voices heard regarding the new car set-up to be rolled out in 2012.
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Kanaan, Carpenter pushing IndyCar retail sales to new high

May 24, 2011
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Two IndyCar Series drivers who had difficulty landing a full-time ride this year are among the top merchandise sellers this May.
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It's time for IndyCar to get over Danica-mania

May 23, 2011
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A.J. Foyt had it right. It's not the racers and owners that make Indianapolis. It's the other way around. Realizing that will help the event survive another 100 years.
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Are any Pacers or Colts worthy of being cast in bronze?

May 19, 2011
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Reggie Miller and Peyton Manning are likely candidates should local teams decide to follow lead of L.A. Lakers and Chicago Bulls.
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Centennial Indy 500 paying off big for Speedway

May 18, 2011
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With Indianapolis 500 advanced ticket sales up more than $1 million over last year, Speedway officials expect to see revenue levels this May hit marks they haven't seen in nearly a decade.
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Is Pacers ticket price increase a reach?

May 13, 2011
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Indiana Pacers increase season ticket prices despite declining attendance. Decision on single game tickets forthcoming.
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Pacers games earn highest TV ratings in five years

May 12, 2011
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Local NBA team nets 35 percent ratings increase in games on Fox Sports, with almost 70,000 households tuning in to Pacers-Bulls playoff game.
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IndyCar, ABC discussing moving more races to network

May 11, 2011
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Negotiations to extend TV pact beyond 2012 heating up. Series officials want more money and are offering more races.
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Mini Marathon plagued by same problem as IndyCar Series

May 9, 2011
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Bringing in some top American running talent, like the charismatic Ryan Hall, could make the Indianapolis 500 Festival Mini Marathon a much bigger spectator event.
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Pacers' attendance declines paint puzzling picture

April 27, 2011
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When the Blue and Gold was on the rise this year under coach Frank Vogel, crowd sizes within Conseco Fieldhouse were on the decline. Reversing this trend is among team's biggest off-season challenges.
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Colts training complex open to players

April 26, 2011
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NFL said players will be treated with courtesy, but will not be allowed to use weight rooms or other practice facilities. Contract negotiations between Colts and Peyton Manning still on hold.
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Rough winter takes toll on Speedway road course

April 21, 2011
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Indianapolis Motor Speedway officials are promising that track improvements will lead to a more exciting MotoGP motorcycle race in August.
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Hot Wheels to attempt world record jump at Indy 500

April 12, 2011
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Dozens of semi-trailer loads of materials are arriving at the IMS this week. Construction to start soon on a stunt track Speedway officials are promising will attract worldwide attention.
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Indians' all-star sales staff makes million-dollar gain

April 7, 2011
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During the worst economic swoon the nation has seen in a generation, the Indianapolis Indians have doubled its sponsorhsip revenue.
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What is this Butler team's legacy?

April 5, 2011
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Graduation rates will be the true lasting legacy of these Final Four teams.
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Butler becomes cradle of coaching

April 4, 2011
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As astounding as Butler's back-to-back runs to the NCAA championship game is, it's not the small school's most remarkable accomplishment.
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ESPN grinds ax against NCAA

March 21, 2011
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Sports cable network lets loose on NCAA about so-called poor decisions during this year's March Madness. Schools and college hoops fans get brought down in the crossfire.
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